Just north of Dallas, Allen offers everything in shopping, dining, entertainment and living space, without all the big city hassle. Allen’s shopping centers, including Allen Premium Outlets, Watters Creek at Montgomery Farm, The Village at Allen and Cabella’s, give shoppers water views and savvy savings. Entertainment awaits at Allen Event Center. This 7,000+ seat facility boasts advanced digital technology creating an enhanced crowd experience for concerts, family entertainment, and tradeshows – plus 3 professional sports teams call it home. No matter how big the event, parking is always free.
For recreational opportunities, choose from Hydrous Wake Park at Allen Station, which features 3 lakes and a quarter pipe; Don Rodenbaugh Natatorium, which includes a flume slide and interactive water play; Celebration Park, where you’ll find the largest handicap accessible playground and spray ground in Texas; and The Edge at Allen Station Park, an outdoor skate park and BMX track. Golf enthusiasts will enjoy the driving range at The Courses at Watters Creek, The Golf Club at Twin Creeks or high-tech hitting at TopGolf. With over 180 restaurants and 7 hotels, you’ll find just the right place to spend some quality time in Allen.
From our amazing outdoor parks to every range of retail, from our nationally-recognized schools to environmentally conscious neighborhoods, from inspirational cultural arts to multidiscipline athletics, from dining fancy to eating fast, Allen residents enjoy a wholesome community atmosphere with something for everyone.